Texas Whitetail Hunting Lodge – Kerrville
This Texas whitetail hunting lodge and precision shooting school is owner operated and has an excellent reputation in the industry. At this lodge you can choose to spend your time strictly shooting with the instructors, you can combine shooting instruction with hunting, or plan a hunt only trip. Improve your precision shooting and safari shooting with instruction from former and active Marine special-ops instructors who are experienced hunters as well! All hunts are guided and you may choose to do a spot and stalk style hunt or hunt from very nice large blinds.
This is an exceptional opportunity for a beginner hunter to learn proper shooting technique while at the same time taking what you learn into the field. Every level of expertise is catered to on one trip. The owners and the guides here are full of personality and passionate about everything they do. Texas whitetail hunts are unique in the whitetail hunting world. Once you go the first time, you will work to figure out how to return.
Hunt species such as whitetail, Markhor, Nubian Ibex, Black buck, Axis and more are born on the ranch and live wild on 12,000 rugged and mountainous acres!
For groups of 8 or more, the ranch will be exclusive to your group.
Accommodations & Meals
The Lodge has 25 beds in 11 very comfortable private cabins with in-suite baths, satellite television, WiFi internet, and laundry facilities. Complete linen and towels are provided for you.
Your meals are home cooked and hearty family style at round tables to encourage great story telling and conversation.
The main living area features a fully stocked bar, two flat screen TV’s, game table and numerous trophies.
The Ranch is situated on over 12,000 acres of rugged hills and valleys, which are covered by a variety of oak trees, junipers and mountain laurel. Cactus blooms red and gold in the spring among an assortment of wildflowers – a breathtaking landscape, perfect for challenging hunts. The Ranch offers a wonderful retreat for corporate groups, families or individuals looking for a first class, quiet, welcoming place to hunt and relax.
The ranch provides an ideal habitat for trophy-class whitetail and wild, exotic species to thrive and grow as they would in their indigenous environments. Many of the introduced, exotic species may no longer be hunted in their native lands, and they strive to foster strong, healthy herds. The dedication to each animal’s well being will be immediately evident upon observing them as they freely roam the hillsides and valleys. The Ranch’s management plan utilizes hunting as a means of conservation, and thus quotas and self-imposed limits are enforced. Recommended anything between .270 and .300 caliber for all species on the ranch.
Hunt on foot or in blinds, it is your decision.
You will hunt from blinds, safari style in vehicles or on foot depending on weather, animal movements and hunter preferences. Most of the guide team grew up in the region and possess an intimate knowledge of the animals’ behaviors and habits. They recommend rifle calibers between .270 and .300 for all species on the Ranch.
Length of Stay / Itinerary
Hunt and most precisions shooting itineraries are as follows:
Day 1: Arrive at the lodge in time for lunch
Day 2, 3, 4, 5: Hunt, precision shooting or combo
Day 6: Depart after breakfast
Internet & Communications
WiFi internet available
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Precision I Class – $4,450
Precision II Class – $4,450
Safari Class – $4,450
Two day dangerous game course – $3,250
Hunt/Precision Combo – $4,450 plus trophy fees
Two day hunter preparation class – $3,450
Hunt only trip 5 nights/4 days – $2,500 per person plus trophy fees
Special pricing for children 20 and under
Call for more details and trophy prices
|Armenian Mouflon||$6,000 all year|
|Axis Deer||$4,000 all year|
|Black buck||$4,000 all year|
|European Mouflon||$6,000 all year|
|Fallow Deer||$6,000 all year|
|Hog Deer||$6,000 all year|
|Iranian Red Sheep||$6,000 all year|
|Markhor||$15,000 to 80” + $100/in above 80” all year|
|Nubian Ibex||$12,000 to 80” + $100/inch above 80” all year|
|Transcaspian Urial||$12,000 to 140” + $100/inch above 140” all year|
|$4,000 to Up to 150” plus $100/inch above 150”|
Trip Insurance & Cancellation Info
Trip insurance is highly recommended to protect your investment on this trip. We will assist you with trip insurance upon booking. See links at the bottom of this page for the two providers we suggest for our clients.
Family Expeditions, LLC confirmation and refund policy:
If your trip is more than 90 days out from date of departure, a 50% non-refundable deposit confirms your reservation and must be received within 10 days of booking to confirm your dates. All trips must be paid in full at least 90 days prior to the departure date. If your trip date is within 90 days, FULL payment for the trip is required. All payments to Family Expeditions are non-refundable. Should you need to reschedule or cancel your trip, we will do everything in our power to assist you in finding a suitable substitute or transferring your dates per the lodge/providers/government requirements. Trip insurance protects your investment!